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Wadena County workers will absorb 4.2 percent health care cost rise

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Wadena County Commissioners approved a plan for county workers to pay an additional 4.2 percent next year for their health insurance premiums, which is less than their insurers, NJPA and HealthPartners had proposed.

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The insurers had proposed a 5.73 percent increase for 2010, but made a concession of 1 percent, while workers voted in a survey to accept some adjustments to their coverage to achieve the 4.2 percent level.

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